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Alice “Sadie” Alexander

  • Birth 1918 Port Allen, West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Death 1 Nov 2005 Port Allen, West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Burial Port Allen, West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 113822640

Alice "Sadie" Alexander, a retired cook for Cohn High School in Port Allen and a resident of Port Allen, died at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at Summit Hospital in Baton Rouge. She was 87 and a native of Port Allen.

Visiting at New Mount Olive Baptist Church, Port Allen, until religious service, conducted by Michael Byrd, pastor. Interment in Lady of Knight Cemetery, Port Allen. Hall Davis & Son Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

She is survived by four daughters, Terrie Ann Robertson, Sharron Robertson, Brenda Matthews and Linda Antoine; three sons-in-law; six sons, Eddie and Isaiah Louis Taylor and John Jr., Darrow, Benjamin and Kailum Alexander; three daughters-in-law; three brothers, Henry Spooner, the Rev. Leo Nelson and Hezekiah Nelson; 29 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Ed Taylor and John Alexander Sr.; parents, Buddy Spooner and Sylvia Spooner Nelson; son, Shelby Lee Alexander; two grandchildren, three sisters and four brothers.

She served on the Usher Board at Mount Olive Baptist Church for more than 40 years.

Obituary published in The Advocate on November 4, 2005.





  • Created by: Rita Graves
  • Added: 14 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 113822640
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alice “Sadie” Alexander (1918–1 Nov 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 113822640, citing Lady of Knight Cemetery, Port Allen, West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Rita Graves (contributor 46836288) .